Economics 101

From a lovely piece about the state of the British economy by John Lanchester in the London Review of Books: “About thirty years ago, when Keynes was in the depths […]

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Oh F*ck

Capturing perfectly the eloquence and succintness of The Economist this version of their front cover (from two weeks ago?) sums up this moment in time rather nicely… via

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Nudge Gamble

  Picture cred If you were worried that the world financial system had become a bit like a casino, then this development might worry you. The latest front on the […]

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Punishment Capital

The Undercover Economist, Tim Harford, alerted me to a forthcoming book which uses the economics to explore the nature of contemporary parenting. This volume joins a long line of recent […]

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Cash Flow

In case any further illustration of the growing dominance of the Chinese economy were needed I stumbled upon this piece of anecdata in a FT article on trade wars: the […]

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